Rewards of Living for Learning shared in new book

Rewards of Living for Learning shared in new book
WORTHING, England (PRWEB) June 02, 2015 Realizing that the process of writing an autobiography would help him learn more about himself, author Terence Chivers set about the task of literal self-discovery. Now, he shares the rewards of “Living for Learning” (published by Xlibris UK), baring his heart and soul for readers, letting them discover the ...

National Geographic Learning Named Finalist for Five REVERE Awards for Engaging Students and Educators

Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 14, 2015 Education resources from National Geographic Learning, part of Cengage Learning, have been named finalists in five 2015 REVERE Award categories for engaging teachers and learners. The REVERE (Recognizing Valuable Educational Resources) Awards, produced by the Association of American Publishers (AAP) PreK-12 Learning Group, are the only awards of their ...

Elekta Chooses NetDimensions Learning Secure SaaS Solution to Manage Compliance Training Globally

London, United Kingdom (PRWEB UK) 16 April 2015 NetDimensions, AIM: NETD; OTCQX: NETDY), a global provider of performance, knowledge, and learning management systems, announced today that Elekta, a human care company pioneering significant innovations and clinical solutions for treating cancer and brain disorders, has selected NetDimensions Learning deployed via NetDimensions’ Secure SaaS model to manage ...

Reading, Writing & Rooftops: New Albany-Plain Local Schools Take Learning to New Heights with a LiveRoof Vegetated Roof

Reading, Writing & Rooftops: New Albany-Plain Local Schools Take Learning to New Heights with a LiveRoof Vegetated Roof
New Albany, OH (PRWEB) April 15, 2015 With the completion of the New Albany-Plain School District’s new 1-8 school and the arrival of warmer weather, students and staff will soon have an opportunity to explore the district’s newest learning lab, located on the school’s roof. “New Albany-Plain Local Schools has a long-tradition of incorporating ...

Toolwire Launches Game-based Learning Products at ASU+GSV Summit

Toolwire Launches Game-based Learning Products at ASU+GSV Summit
Pleasanton, Calif. (PRWEB) April 02, 2015 Toolwire today announced it will launch 80 new game-based learning products in 2015. Covering topics such as writing, student success skills, critical thinking, psychology and environmental science, these games will help higher education institutions engage and retain students within core general education courses. Colleges and universities are increasingly ...

Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities Grants $1,000 to Ice Skating Medalist, Honors Five Others with 2015 Youth Achievement Awards

Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities Grants $1,000 to Ice Skating Medalist, Honors Five Others with 2015 Youth Achievement Awards
Westport, CT (PRWEB) March 20, 2015 Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities presented ice skating medalist Zachary Milestone of New Jersey, with $ 1,000 as the winner of the 2015 Fred J. Epstein Youth Achievement Award. The non-profit also honored five other youth achievers as part of its 15th Anniversary Benefit HELPING KIDS ROCK Their Potential, ...

$1 Million in New Funding for the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at San Diego State University

San Diego, California (PRWEB) February 11, 2015 San Diego State University (SDSU) is now part of an exclusive network of universities whose lifelong learning programs have received significant private support. The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at SDSU is one of 117 in the nation to receive a $ 1 million endowment from The ...

Episcopal Relief & Development and Cornell University Grow Agriculture Learning Partnership in Burundi

Episcopal Relief & Development and Cornell University Grow Agriculture Learning Partnership in Burundi
New York, NY (PRWEB) February 05, 2015 Episcopal Relief & Development, in partnership with the Anglican Church of Burundi, is joining with Cornell University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences to provide field study opportunities for students in the International Agriculture and Rural Development (IARD) program. With high population density and hilly topography, Burundi ...

Gaming Pioneer Trip Hawkins Unpacks Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) in the Kickoff to a New Webinar Series

Gaming Pioneer Trip Hawkins Unpacks Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) in the Kickoff to a New Webinar Series
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (PRWEB) January 13, 2015 As changes and new aspirations for special education programs and their students unfold, special education leaders need support and practical strategies to transform new ideas into reality. To help districts nationwide create positive change in their special education programs, PresenceLearning is launching a new webinar series titled “Special ...

New WesternU Study Explores Links Between Patterns of Brain Activity and Learning Mechanisms

Pomona, California (PRWEB) January 14, 2015 A paper by a team of Western University of Health Sciences researchers sheds new light on how rhythmic brain activity affects learning and memory. “Different Patterns of Electrical Activity Lead to Long-Term Potentiation by Activating Different Intracellular Pathways,” by Guoqi Zhu, Yan Liu, Yubin Wang, Xiaoning Bi and ...